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untitled (gatefold)
  • Alberto Vargas
    1896–1982
    born: Arequipa, Peru ; died: Los Angeles, California, United States
  • untitled (gatefold), circa 1942
  • published in Esquire magazine, June 1942
  • Where object was made: United States
  • watercolor on illustration board
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 76.2 x 50.8 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 30 x 20 in
    Mat Dimensions: 32 x 24 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0550
Description

Seated female figure with red hair. She is wearing a white gown. She is holding green flowers in her proper right hand and calling card in the other.